Events Calendar
April 2020

Wednesday, Apr 1, 2020
Claims Clinic - Bangor CBOC, ME
(CANCELED)
 
Time: 9:30 AM- 1:30 PM (EST)
Location: Bangor VA Clinic, 35 State Hospital Drive, Bangor, Maine, 04401
 
Claims Clinic - Bangor CBOC

Event: A VBA representative will be available to answer questions about VA benefits and assist with claims processing.

Expected Participants: Open to all Veterans, their families and the public.
 
 
Thursday, Apr 2, 2020
Under Secretary for Benefits hosts tele-townhall for Veterans in Michigan
 
Time: 4:00 PM- 5:00 PM (EST)
Location: Call in at 844-227-7557
 
WHAT: Tele-townhall Meeting on VA Benefits
Learn more about COVID-19 response, launch of Blue Water Navy Act and Solid Start program along with other new initiatives.
 
WHEN & WHERE: Thursday, April 2
4:00PM-ET / 5:00PM-ET
 
WHO: Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA)
Paul R. Lawrence, Ph.D., Under Secretary for Benefits
 
WHY: Veterans are encouraged to join us for an update on the Veterans Benefits Administration including: COVID19 response, Blue Water Navy and Solid Start.
 
ADDITIONAL DETAILS: Attendee Phone Number: 844-227-7557. Tele-townhall callers will be able to learn more about each subject area by following the instructions for prompts on the call.
 
 
Tuesday, Apr 7, 2020
Oklahoma Veterans Council Meeting, OK
 
Time: 10:00 AM- 11:00 AM (CST)
Location: 2311 N. Central Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73105
 
Date: This meeting occurs every first Tuesday of each month.
 
Event: A Community-Veteran Engagement Board meeting
 
Expected Participants: Service members, Veterans, dependents, and stakeholders.
 
Join Us Today: Under Secretary Paul Lawrence Live in Pennsylvania
 
Location: Call-In: 844-227-7557
https://www.facebook.com/events/2703556159929170/
 
Please join us today, April 7, 2020 for a Tele-Town Hall, in Pennsylvania (but all are welcome to join). We will be presenting information on VBA’s COVID-19 response, Solid Start, Blue Water Navy and Veterans Benefits Banking Program (VBBP).
 
Call-In: 844-227-7557
 
For more information on the topics, visit our website.
 
 
Wednesday, Apr 8, 2020
Join Us Today: Under Secretary Paul Lawrence Live in Ohio
 
Location: Call-In: 844-227-7557
https://www.facebook.com/VeteransBenefits/events/
 
Please join us today, April 7, 2020 for a Tele-Town Hall, in Ohio (but all are welcome to join). We will be presenting information on VBA’s COVID-19 response, Solid Start, Blue Water Navy and Veterans Benefits Banking Program (VBBP).
 
Call-In: 844-227-7557
 
For more information on the topics, visit our website.
 
 
Tuesday, Apr 14, 2020
Muskogee Mayor's Veterans Advisory Council Meeting, OK
(CANCELED)
 
Time: 12:30 PM- 2:00 PM (CST)
Location: 3815 W. Okmulgee, Muskogee, OK 74401
 
Date: This event occurs every second Tuesday of each month
 
Event: A Community-Veteran Engagement Board meeting
 
Expected Participants: Service members, Veterans, dependents, and stakeholders.
 
Under Secretary for Benefits hosts tele-townhall for Veterans in Wisconsin
 
Time: 5:00 PM- 6:00 PM (EST)
Location: Call-In: 844-227-7557
 
Please join us on April 14, 2020 for a Tele-Town Hall, in Wisconsin (but all are welcome to join). We will be presenting information on VBA’s COVID-19 response, Solid Start, Blue Water Navy and Veterans Benefits Banking Program (VBBP).
 
Call-In: 844-227-7557
 
For more information on the topics, visit our website.
 
 
Wednesday, Apr 15, 2020
Claims Clinic - Lewiston/Auburn CBOC, ME
(CANCELED)
 
Time: 9:30 AM- 1:30 PM (EST)
Location: Lewiston/Auburn VA Clinic, 15 Challenger Drive, Lewiston, Maine 04240
 
Claims Clinic - Lewiston/Auburn CBOC

Event: A VBA representative will be available to answer questions about VA benefits and assist with claims processing.

Expected Participants: Open to all Veterans, their families and the public.
 
 
Thursday, Apr 16, 2020
Tulsa Mayor's Veterans Advisory Council Meeting, OK
(CANCELED)
 
Time: 2:00 PM- 4:00 PM (CST)
Location: VFW Post 577, 1109 E. 6th Street, Tulsa, OK
 
Date: This event occurs every third Thursday of each month
 
Event: A Community-Veteran Engagement Board meeting
 
Expected Participants: Service members, Veterans, dependents, and stakeholders.
 
 
Friday, Apr 17, 2020
Under Secretary for Benefits hosts tele-townhall for Veterans in Florida
 
Time: 4:00 PM- 5:00 PM (EST)
Location: Call-In: 844-227-7557
 
Please join us on April 17, 2020 for a Tele-Town Hall, in Florida (but all are welcome to join). We will be presenting information on VBA’s COVID-19 response, Solid Start, Blue Water Navy and Veterans Benefits Banking Program (VBBP).
 
Call-In: 844-227-7557
 
For more information on the topics, visit our website.
 
 
Tuesday, Apr 21, 2020
Colorado Veterans: Under Secretary for Benefits hosts tele-townhall
 
Time: 5:00 PM- 6:00 PM (EST)
Location: Call-In: 844-227-7557
 
Please join us on April 21, 2020 for a Tele-Town Hall, in Colorado (but all are welcome to join). We will be presenting information on VBA’s COVID-19 response, Solid Start, Blue Water Navy and Veterans Benefits Banking Program (VBBP).
 
Call-In: 844-227-7557
 
For more information on the topics, visit our website.
 
 
Thursday, Apr 23, 2020
Arizona Veterans: Under Secretary for Benefits hosts tele-townhall
 
Time: 5:00 PM- 6:00 PM (EST)
Location: Call-In: 844-227-7557
 
Please join us on April 23, 2020 for a Tele-Town Hall, in Arizona (but all are welcome to join). We will be presenting information on VBA’s COVID-19 response, Solid Start, Blue Water Navy and Veterans Benefits Banking Program (VBBP).
 
Call-In: 844-227-7557
 
For more information on the topics, visit our website.
 
 
Tuesday, Apr 28, 2020
Claims Clinic - Portland CBOC, ME
(CANCELED)
 
Time: 10:00 AM- 3:00 PM (EST)
Location: Portland VA Clinic, 144 Fore St, Portland, Maine 04101
 
Claims Clinic - Portland CBOC

Event: A VBA representative will be available to answer questions about VA benefits and assist with claims processing.

Expected Participants: Open to all Veterans, their families and the public.
 
California Veterans: Under Secretary for Benefits hosts tele-townhall
 
Time: 4:00 PM- 5:00 PM (PDT)
Location: Call-In: 844-227-7557
https://benefits.va.gov/benefits/news.asp#teletownhall
 
For more information on the topics, visit our website.
And may the fourth be with you.
 
 
Thursday, Apr 30, 2020
WEBCAST: Managing VBA Performance & Results: FY20 Q2
 
Time: 2:00 PM- 2:30 PM (EST)
https://www.benefits.va.gov/benefits/stakeholder.asp
 
We invite you to join us for the Managing VBA Performance and Results: FY20 Q2 Webcast on April 30 at 2:00 p.m. ET. This information-packed webcast will not only detail VBA’s performance in the second quarter of FY20, but it will also include updates on VA Solid Start, Education updates, Veterans Benefits Banking Program (VBBP), Blue Water Navy updates, and show you why FY20 is going to be our #BestYearEver!
 
Don’t miss out on the latest VBA information. Join us at 2 p.m. ET on April 30. Please share this information with Veterans and their families. Register today at benefits.va.gov/stakeholder. You'll receive the links to watch the webcast after registering.